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Pace like fire!

Monday, August, 27 2018    

Fast bowler Oshane Thomas has been a big hit for the Jamaica Tallawahs in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) thus far this season, impressing cricket watchers with his extreme pace. Read More

Manchester High's Class of '88 looks forward

BY ALICIA SUTHERLAND Staff reporter sutherlanda@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, August, 20 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Four years of planning and building momentum by members of the Manchester High School Class of 1988 culminated in a weekend of activities in late July to celebrate their 30-year reunion. Read More

4-H prospering in St Elizabeth

Monday, August, 13 2018    

Santa Cruz, St Elizabeth – Parish manager of the St Elizabeth 4-H movement Keisha Johnson is expressing satisfaction at the progress of 4-H clubs in the parish. Read More

Quite a variety at Denbigh 2018

Monday, August, 13 2018    

The annual staging of the Jamaica Agricultural Society's premier showcase, the Denbigh Agricultural Show took place, as is usual, from August 4 – 6 at the Denbigh Showground in Clarendon. Read More

Emancipation vigil a celebration of 'spiritual freedom'

Monday, August, 13 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Performance after performance had many who were out to the annual Emancipation Vigil here on their feet in exhilaration as the event took the form of a gospel concert. Read More

For Your Diary

Monday, August, 13 2018    

1) Monday, August 13Miss Universe Jamaica CentralBack-to-School TreatGolf View HotelMandevilleManchester — 11:00 am 2) Thursday, August 16CHANCE Information HubPitch Expo & Film Festival Read More

Another tragedy on Spur Tree

Monday, August, 13 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Saturday's tragic death of a 62-year-old woman in a motor vehicle crash has reignited concerns about the Spur Tree main road which links St Elizabeth and western Jamaica with Mandeville and points east including Jamaica's capital... Read More

3,500 youths to start summer employment programme Monday

BY ALICIA SUTHERLAND Observer staff reporter sutherlanda@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, August, 11 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Approximately 3,590 young people from across the island will on Monday embark on a six-week Ministry of Local Government and Community Development Youth Summer Employment Programme. Read More

Temporary home needed for Harry Watch Health Centre

Monday, July, 30 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Public health care authorities in Manchester are still on a quest to find a temporary home for the Harry Watch Health Centre, which was closed earlier this year due to rodent infestation and the unsafe structure of the building. Read More

Nature lover is St Elizabeth festival queen for 2018

Monday, July, 30 2018    

NAIN, St Elizabeth — Kimberley Buckeridge, Miss Courier Jamaica.com, was crowned St Elizabeth Festival Queen 2018 at the Jamaica Cultural Development Commision (JCDC) St Elizabeth Festival Queen Coronation held recently at Alpart Sports Club here. Read More

WATER PROMISE

Monday, July, 30 2018    

Junction , St Elizabeth — The Essex Valley domestic water supply scheme has repeatedly stopped and restarted since its launch in 2001 with the aim of bringing the life-giving liquid to thousands of people in south-east St Elizabeth. Read More

Elaine takes a break

Monday, July, 30 2018    

After a long struggle with an Achilles tendon injury, double sprint gold medallist at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Elaine Thompson, has pulled out of competition for the rest of the 2018 season. With World Championships and Olympic Games up ahead in 2019... Read More

Mandeville Rotary installs fourth female president

Monday, July, 16 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester- Herbalife independent distributor Andria Gordon has been installed as president of the Rotary Club of Mandeville for 2018-2019.She succeeded educator Garth Anderson. Read More

NCU student heads to Miss Universe Jamaica

BY ALICIA SUTHERLAND Observer staff reporter sutherlanda@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, July, 16 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester- Winning the Miss Universe Jamaica Central title here two Sundays ago (July 8) has earned 18-year-old Jessica Jeffrey a spot in the Miss Universe Jamaica competition next month. Read More

Beautification and homework centre for Greenvale

Monday, July, 16 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Those visiting Greenvale for the first time, or even those making a return visit, are in for a pleasant surprise. Read More



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